Sanjay Leela Bhansali is all set to treat the viewers with another bunch of new actors after he launched Ranbir Kapoor and Sonam Kapoor in Bollywood. The ace filmmaker will be launching his niece Sharmin Segal with his home production film titled Malaal. Not just Sharmin, but actor Jaaved Jaaferi’s son Meezan will also be making his debut with the film as he is roped in to play the lead opposite Sharmin in Malaal. Directed by Mangesh Hadawale, Malaal is being produced by Sanjay Leela Bhansali, Bhushan Kumar, Mahaveer Jain and Krishan Kumar.
Bollywood critic and trade analyst Taran Adarsh took to his social media to share the news with the world and wrote, “Sanjay Leela Bhansali introduces his niece Sharmin Segal and Meezaan [son of actor Jaaved Jaaferi] in #Malaal... Trailer out on 18 May 2019... Directed by Mangesh Hadawale... Produced by Sanjay Leela Bhansali, Bhushan Kumar, Mahaveer Jain and Krishan Kumar.” He also shared gorgeous pictures of the two newcomers with his post.
Sanjay Leela Bhansali introduces his niece Sharmin Segal and Meezaan [son of actor Jaaved Jaaferi] in #Malaal... Trailer out on 18 May 2019... Directed by Mangesh Hadawale... Produced by Sanjay Leela Bhansali, Bhushan Kumar, Mahaveer Jain and Krishan Kumar. pic.twitter.com/VsAq3cv43e— taran adarsh (@taran_adarsh) May 15, 2019
While the details and the characters of the film Malaal have been kept under wraps, it is said to be another masterpiece from Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s world. Talking about these two bew actors, Meezan has worked as an assistant director on Sanjay Leela Bhansali's blockbuster Bajirao Mastani. He also has a degree in filmmaking from School of Visual Arts, New York. On the other side, Sharmin has also been an assistant director to Sanjay Leela Bhansali in many of his films.
On the related note, Sanjay Leela Bhansali has announced his next film after his last release Padmaavat. The filmmaker is all set to reunite with Salman Khan for his next film and will be working with Alia Bhatt for the first time in Inshallah. The film will clash on the box office on Eid 2020 with Rohit Shetty and Akshay Kumar starrer Sooryavanshi.
Talking about working with Salman, Sanjay Leela Bhansali earlier said, "After Khamoshi: The Musical, Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam and Saawariya, he and I needed to make one film together, if not 10 more. I'm glad Inshallah happened. From my understanding of him, as a man, an actor and a superstar, I know this is the right film for us to come together."